• Ephrata’s top player Lukas Olson hits a return during Monday’s match vs. Annville-Cleona. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    Ephrata cools off A-C, falls to Blue Streaks

    Two days and opposite ends of the scoreboard for the Ephrata boy’s tennis team, which opened the 2015 Lancaster-Lebanon League season this week. Match one went to the hometown Mounts by a 7-0 score Monday in a...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s AAA girls 400 freestyle relay team shares a “high five” celebration before the start of the PIAA 400 relay consolation final heat. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Lady Eagles leave Bucknell without a medal

    There certainly is no shame at all in not coming home with a medal at the State Swimming Championships. Afterall, the competition is the best the State has to offer, and Pennsylvania is pretty good. However, the...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Kandice Liebl re-enacts the three-quarter court shot that landed her on ESPN’s SportsCenter Monday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    ‘Center’ stage

     Youngest Liebl’s shot makes ESPN Being the youngest in a star-studded sports family, Kandice Liebl was the one athlete in the clan the community had yet to get to know. However, that all changed in a big...

    • Posted March 13, 2015
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  • Ephrata Youth Football, a subsidiary of the Ephrata Gridiron Club, has reached a mutual agreement with the Ephrata Rec Center to take over the midget football program. (Review File Photo)
     Rec hands off midget football to new group

      Ephrata Rec Center Executive Director Jim Summers estimates that midget football was established here some time in the early-to-mid 60s. And from the time the first leather helmet was strapped on in the 60s until now,...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Cocalico swimmers (left to right) Sidney Evans, Morgan Haines, Sam Marino and Sophie Guthridge, shown here at the District Three Meet last week, head into States this weekend.
     Evans, Marino earn top five seeds at States

    Cocalico senior swimmers Sidney Evans and Sam Marino both earned top five seeds heading into this week’s PIAA State AAA Swimming Championships to be held Wednesday through Saturday at Bucknell University. Evans, who recently won a District...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Cocalico wrestler Abdul Saad (right) battles Joe Pyfer of Penncrest in the preliminary round of States last Thursday at the Giant Center in Hershey. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Saad goes 0-2 in first State appearance

    Getting to Hershey is considered a major accomplishment for any high school wrestler. Winning a match at the PIAA State Championships, considered one of the top high school wrestling tournaments in the country, is another thing. Unfortunately...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Sam Marino (right) cheers on teammate Sidney Evans as she makes her final turn in the 500 free¬style Saturday at Districts. Evans went on to capture the gold. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Marino, Evans win titles, lead Cocalico to second-place finish

    After an outstanding day in the pool Friday, the Cocalico girls took it to a whole new level Saturday at the District Three Swim Championships held at Cumberland Valley High School. The Lady Eagles, who won five...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Jason Coletti, shown here talking to his team during a timeout this season, has stepped down as Ephrata boys basketball coach.
    Coletti steps down as EHS boys coach

    Ephrata boys basketball Coach Jason Coletti has announced he is stepping down after four seasons at the helm. Coletti announced his decision to his players last Thursday at the season-ending team banquet. In his four years, Coletti...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Eric Guthridge enters the pool in the 100 backstroke at Dis¬tricts this past Saturday. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Eagle boys earn three District AA medals

    While the Cocalico girls swim team certainly had an exciting weekend at the District Three Meet, the Eagle boys also made some noise competing at the AA level for the first time. Junior Eric Guthridge led the...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Sam Marino hopes to make a big splash at the District Three Meet this weekend. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Cocalico swimmers head to Districts

    Sam Marino and Sidney Evans have collected a lot of hardware through their high school swimming careers. And as their senior seasons wind down, both are in position to add a few more medals to their respective...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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